News & Views - New Sports Facility

New Sports Facility for the Physically Disabled

Since April of this year Jacques Pienaar, of Xstrata, has been campaigning for an indoor sports facility in Rustenburg. He started off with by doing his homework, sending out emails and questionnaires to find out if there was a need in the region. The answer came back loud and
strong - YES.In Johannesburg he visited the ‘Mandeville Sports and Social Club’ and met Andy Scott who was able to speak from personal experience about setting up and maintaining these types of facilities.
Mafikeng campus at NW University conducted the feasibility study in the Rustenburg – Bojanala district, using 2nd and 3rd year sociology students.If all goes well building should commence towards the middle of next year and the facility should be completed by the end of 2009

Article Photos